Driving Capital. Building Prosperity. Transforming Neighborhoods.

A Community Development Mission-Driven Nonprofit Lender for Over 30 Years

Since 1989, Community Capital New York has been working to create a thriving, inclusive, and equitable economy where all people have access to build wealth and prosperity for themselves, their families and communities. Community Capital New York is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization, SBA Lender, and a U.S. Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution

We drive capital and resources to start-ups and small business owners in the Hudson Valley typically excluded from current systems. We support affordable housing developments throughout New York State through capital and technical assistance. We support low and moderate income communities and communities of color gain access to capital and resources to grow their businesses and build wealth.


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Welcoming Teresa V. Jankovic to Our Team as Interim CEO!

The Hudson Valley has been home to Teresa for more than 30 years. We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Teresa V. Jankovic, CPA has...
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Press Announcement: Community Capital New York Names Teresa V. Jankovic, CPA, as Interim CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2021 Contact: Julie Fahnestock, Director of Marketing & Communications Community Capital New York jfahnestock@communitycapitalny.org Community Capital New York Names Teresa...
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Mother Gaia Greens Provides Sustainable Food Source in Hudson Valley

Meet Mother Gaia Greens: Co-Founded by sisters Kathleen and Michelle Vitner, this start-up business provides the mid-Hudson Valley with delicious and nutritious microgreens. Kathleen and...
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Floor 13 Textiles: Pivoting Revenue Streams During COVID

A Community Capital New York Small Business Story Floor 13 Textiles, Kathleen Bennett Marold's business venture, has garnered attention from Forbes and many other publications,...
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COVID Courage: How Amanda Potts Opened Mane 101 Hair Salon During a Global Pandemic

Amanda Pott's goal is to make her clients feel and look good without breaking the bank. Since 1994, she has offered affordable and beautiful haircuts...
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Kim Jacobs Announces Her Retirement

January 28, 2021 As we look to a new year, we often look back, reflecting on the past and looking forward, anticipating the future.  This...
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Sweet Bee Day Care

September 29, 2020 Margarita Hidalgo, Founder and CEO In Service to Happy Children & Happy Parents Margarita Hildalgo’s mission is to be in service to...
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Three Westchester Small Business Stories

Recipients of the Rent Assistance Grant Program, COVID-19 Date: July 28, 2020 When COVID-19 shut down the economy, Sandy Wollman, Co-Founder and Managing Director for...
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Rent-Free July for Small Businesses in Westchester County

Our COVID-19 Rent Assistance Grant Program Made Possible by a Generous Donation from Sandy Wollman July 28, 2020 Entrepreneurship runs through Sandy Wollman’s veins. Co-Founder...
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